How long can I use desonide foam?

If your doctor prescribes desonide foam (Verdeso), you should not use it for more than four weeks in a row. You also should use the least possible amount of this medicine, a topical corticosteroid (meaning you rub it onto your skin) that treats itchy, scaly skin. If your symptoms haven't improved after four weeks of using desonide foam, let your doctor know.

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